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The dried ripe fruit of Coriandrum sativum (family Umbelliferae); a mild stimulant aromatic and a flavoring agent.


Herbal medicine
An annual herb that contains volatile oils, including corioandrol and pinene, which has been used as an appetite stimulant, carminative and gastrointestinal tonic.


n Latin names:
Coriandrum sativum, Coriandrum sativum var.
vulgare, Coriandrum sativum var.
microcarpum; part used: fruit (dried); uses: anthelmintic, appetite stimulant, arthritis, dyspepsia; precautions: pregnancy, lactation, children; can cause nausea, fatty liver tumors. Also called
Chinese parsley and
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1/2 cup coarsely chopped fresh cilantro (coriander)
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1 cup frozen corn kernels 1 (15-ounce) can no-salt-added black beans small red onion, to yield 1/4 cup chopped 1 small red pepper, to yield 1/2 cup chopped 1 1/2 jalapeno pepper 1 small bunch cilantro, to yield 1/4 cup chopped 2 Tbs.
The menu will feature newly introduced items, including the Hawaiian Poke Martini, a large martini glass filled with ahi sashimi, grilled shrimp and avocado lightly tossed in a Hawaiian-style marinade; the Thai Crunch Salad, made with shredded Napa cabbage, chilled grilled chicken breast, julienne cucumbers, edamame, crispy wontons, peanuts, cilantro, julienne carrots, red cabbage and scallions tossed with a lime-cilantro dressing, topped with crispy rice sticks and Thai peanut dressing; and the spicy Chipotle Chicken Pizza, with grilled chipotle chicken, fire-roasted mild chilies, chipotle sauce, Mozzarella and Enchilado cheeses and topped with roasted corn, black bean salsa, cilantro and a light lime cream sauce.
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Alison Mochizuki, a spokeswoman for Trader Joe's, suggests a roasted corn and black bean salad made by combining roasted frozen, thawed corn, canned black beans, diced red pepper and tomatoes along with a store-bought cilantro or vinaigrette dressing.